Nick Mendoza is Co-Founder & CEO of Neptune, a mission-driven snack food brand bringing convenience to the seafood category while educating consumers that seek more high-quality, responsible fish in their diets. From an upbringing on a New Mexico cattle ranch, Nick developed food system and seafood supply chain expertise working in eight countries and doing disruptive projects with commercial shrimp aquaculture, sustainable next-generation aquafeeds, and sailing trans-Pacific research expeditions as a Stanford Marine Scientist. He broadcasts his passion for improving the seafood industry as a speaker, published author, and passionate entrepreneur.
Laurel Mintz, founder and CEO of award-winning marketing agency Elevate My Brand, explores some of the most exciting new and growing brands in Los Angeles and the US at large. Each week, the Elevate Your Brand podcast features an entrepreneurial special guest to discuss the past, present and future of their brand.